Arrival by plane

Fast and comfortable travel to the fair by plane

The excellent transport connections to Düsseldorf airport make for fast and comfortable travel to the fair even from extremely long distances. Düsseldorf airport is located only 20 minutes by car from the Essen fairground. With over 500 starts and landings daily, Düsseldorf airport offers flight connections to more than 170 cities inside and outside Germany. MESSE ESSEN has an Info Counter located at the centre of the Arrivals level in Terminal B.

For executives and specialists from large and medium-sized enterprises, the Essen/Mülheim airport is a convenient alternative. From there, MESSE ESSEN can be reached by car or taxi within 10 minutes.

Information on arrivals and departures

Düsseldorf airport

Hotline +49 (0)211 4210


Airport Essen/Mülheim

Hotline +49 (0)208 9923-30


To the fair by Airport Express

On all trade fair days, the Airport Express bus departs every 30 minutes from the Arrivals level in front of the hall, Terminal A/B bus station 2. The trip takes about 20 minutes.

The Airport Express will take you non-stop to MESSE ESSEN for 15.00 €/25.00 € (and back to the airport).

By car

Route planner, hire cars, current information

By train

Deutsche Bahn (German Federal Railways), U 11, current offers